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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

Tröegs Nugget NectarTröegs Nugget Nectar

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world-class

5,979 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 5979
Reviews: 2287
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 9.63%


Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Edwin on 02-13-2004)
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Teleweizen2

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4.15/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - bright orange with ruby red highligts. A big froathy white head sits on top and leaves webs of lacing on the glass.

S - hops totally dominate the nose. Very grassy with hints of sticky pine needles. Big juicy grapefruit pulp and tangy citrus rind.

T - small hints sweet caramel and burnt sugar which are quickly demolished by a tidalwave of grapefruit and bitter orange peel flavors. The malty sweetness comes back around the backend of the palate. Finish is sticky and resiny with hints of citrus.

M - meduim bodied with a smooth creamy texture. carbonation is on the higher side.

D - this is the beer that got me into hoppy beers. Always glad to be sipping on this stellar ale.

Serving type: bottle

02-25-2014 02:12:42 | More by Teleweizen2
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
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